By Robert Liddiard
Книга Anglo-Norman Castles Anglo-Norman Castles Книги Дизайн Автор: Robert Liddiard Год издания: 2002 Формат: pdf Издат.:Boydell Press Страниц: 432 Размер: 12 MB ISBN: 0851159044 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:The castles of the 11th and 12th centuries stay one of the so much noticeable symbols of the Anglo-Norman international. This assortment brings jointly for the 1st time probably the most major articles in citadel stories, with contributions from specialists in heritage, archaeology and ancient constructions.
Read or Download Anglo-Norman Castles PDF
Best media books
American journalism is collapsing as newspapers and magazines fail and ratings of newshounds are laid off around the kingdom. traditional knowledge says the net is responsible, yet veteran reporters and media critics Robert W. McChesney and John Nichols disagree. The quandary of yankee journalism predates the good Recession and electronic media growth.
Pop culture---and the ads that surrounds it---teaches younger boys and girls 5 myths approximately intercourse and sexuality:
-Girls don't select boys, boys opt for girls--but simply attractive women
-There's just one form of sexy--slender, curvy, white good looks
-Girls may still paintings to be that kind of attractive
-The more youthful a woman is, the sexier she is
-Sexual violence might be scorching
Together, those 5 myths make up the Lolita impression, the mass media developments that paintings to undermine girls' self-confidence, that condone lady objectification, and that tacitly foster intercourse crimes. yet settling on those myths and breaking them down will help ladies discover ways to realize revolutionary and fit sexuality and guard themselves from degrading media principles and sexual vulnerability. within the Lolita impression, Dr. M. Gigi Durham deals step forward options for empowering women to make fit judgements approximately their very own sexuality.
Elementare ? konomische Konzepte werden vorgestellt und auf die Medienbranche angewendet. Printmedien, Radio, Fernsehen und Multimediaanwendungen werden auf ihre ? konomischen Gesetzm? ?igkeiten und ihre Beziehungen untereinander hin analysiert; die examine wird in den Kontext aktueller Geschehnisse in der Medienbranche eingebettet.
This booklet constitutes the refereed lawsuits of the seventh overseas convention on energetic Media expertise, AMT 2011, held in Lanzhou, China, in September 2011. The 30 revised complete papers and six keynote talks have been rigorously reviewed and chosen for inclusion within the e-book. they're grouped in topcial sections on facts mining and development research in lively media; energetic human-Web interplay and social media; lively net intelligence purposes; lively multi-agent and community structures; in addition to know-how intelligence.
- Ciencias naturales. Educación media de adultos. Programas de Estudio
- Advances in Semantic Media Adaptation and Personalization
- Triumph of the Market: Essays on Economics, Politics, and the Media
- White House to Your House: Media and Politics in Virtual America
- Character Animation: 2D Skills for Better 3D, Second Edition
Additional info for Anglo-Norman Castles
Orderic is of great value when he relates the protocol of siege warfare. Thus we hear of truces, negotiated agreements and pacts made between besieger and besieged. Although the literary influences on his work do not permit any technical analysis of his terminology with the aim of identifying individual types of fortifications, his work is a reminder that in some respects contemporaries saw castles in a similar manner to modern historians: as buildings that influenced many aspects of Anglo-Norman society.
It had ended (as was usual in such cases) in compromise; Wulfheard was to hold the estate for life, with reversion to the church. Now Wulfheard was trying to bargain his interest in Bromsgrove for outright possession of Inkberrow, but he was unsuccessful. From the present viewpoint the interest lies in the description of the residence which Wulfheard considered suitable to his status; a matter quite separate from what kind of structure actually existed at Inkberrow in the ninth century. The description of Wulfheard’s ideal residence can be contrasted with the highly undesirable dwelling in the Old English poem, The Wife’s Lament.
Unsurprisingly, Heslop concludes that the keep ‘was not primarily devised with military requirements in mind’ and was ill designed to meet a serious attack. If the form of the keep at Orford contradicted defensive capability, it certainly ensured that it was imbued with considerable cultural meaning. The geometrical principles behind its construction were also found in ecclesiastical buildings, a lesson that the aesthetic metaphors traditionally only applied to churches and cathedrals were also present in castles.